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How Parents Can Facilitate Sex-Ed for Teens with ADHD

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middle-school students with ADHD, whose lagging maturity and shaky impulse control put them them at risk for harmful attitudes and behavior.

In one Danish study, researchers found that teen pregnancy was significantly more prevalent among teens with ADHD. Researchers concluded, “Our findings indicate that increasing the level of sexual education in children and adolescents with ADHD is beneficial.”But acknowledging the importance of sex-ed for teens with ADHD and knowing how to do it aren’t the same thing.

Many parents’ reluctance to engage in conversations with teens about sex (they may think it’s too late or that it will be too awkward) leads them to skip the talks altogether.If that’s you, please don’t opt out.

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